December 2008

Blustery Cold

December 31, 2008
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And I don’t mean the weather!! I spent 2 hours this morning crying from every opening in my face as my cold medicine let everything go. It was quite unpleasant. But things cleared up around 12:30 and I decided to bike to the gym to breath in lots of fresh air. My body feels fine […]

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A Spoonful Of Oatmeal Helps The Medicine Go Down

December 31, 2008
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My cold is all runny nose etc. this morning Hopefully it’s on its last day… I did manage 9 hours of sleep last night, so that was nice! I told myself when I left Hillsborough that I would leave unpacking for the morning because I am one of those nutty people who has to unpack […]

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Sea Ya Later, Bald Head

December 30, 2008
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What a wonderful way to wake up on my last morning. The new room faced east and I set my alarm to wake up with the sunrise around 7:15. Gorgeous! I was supposed to do sunrise yoga today, but instead I read in bed and pittered in my computer until it was time to meet […]

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The Sun. Has Gone. To Bed And So Must I.

December 29, 2008
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What a change from morning to evening!   We had an early lunch so I knew I’d need a snack today. Afternoon hunger cure – I told you I’d have one bar! We went on a wonderful beach walk for about an hour this afternoon. I really think there is no happier place on earth […]

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Nautical Farewell

December 29, 2008
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  Yarrrr, there he blows. The vessel in the distance is carrying My Captain away at 26 knots while I gaze longingly from my widow’s watch One of my very favorite books is Ahab’s Wife, Or The Star Gazer by Sena Jeter Naslund. The book tells the story of Ahab’s wife’s life and is perhaps […]

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Stomach vs. Rain

December 29, 2008
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It’s kinda sad here this morning – we’ve all got a case of the vacation end blues. We’re racing the radar to get in a run before the pouring rain hits, but we didn’t want to miss breakfast so we’re just waiting to digest. It’s an upset stomach vs. getting soaked competing at this point. […]

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All Things Bald And Beautiful

December 28, 2008
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I feel like today was our last day because 1) The forecast is calling for rain tomorrow and 2) The husband is leaving tomorrow with Karen + Andrew to head back to Charlotte in time for a 3am work shift on Tuesday morning. I am staying one more day with my parents to soak up […]

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